Evolution of Spitz Nevi.

Emiroglu N., Yildiz P., OZKAYA D. B., Bahali A. G., Su Ö. S., Onsun N.

Pediatric dermatology, vol.34, no.4, pp.438-445, 2017 (SCI-Expanded) identifier identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 34 Issue: 4
  • Publication Date: 2017
  • Doi Number: 10.1111/pde.13184
  • Journal Name: Pediatric dermatology
  • Journal Indexes: Science Citation Index Expanded (SCI-EXPANDED), Scopus
  • Page Numbers: pp.438-445
  • Bezmialem Vakıf University Affiliated: Yes


Background/ObjectivesSpitz nevi are melanocytic lesions with clinical, dermoscopic, and histopathologic presentations that may resemble those of melanoma. The evolution of Spitz nevi is a well-known feature. The objectives of this study were to investigate the clinical and dermoscopic features of Spitz nevi and define their evolution.